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Burna Boy, Wizkid, Davido, Tiwa Savage, Rema & Others Nominated At 2020 MOBO Awards || See Full List

Sensational singer, , , and other prominent acts have been nominated at the 2020 MOBO awards.

The 2020 Music of Black Origin (MOBO) Awards is scheduled to hold online on Wednesday, December 9, via YouTube from 7 PM GMT, while the main broadcast will go out on BBC One at 10.45 PM GMT. Burna Boy and Rema were nominated in the Best International Act category amongst the likes of Pop Smoke, Megan The Stalli0n, Drake, , , Roddy Ricch, H.E.R, , Lil Baby, and Shenseea.

Burna Boy, Rema, were also nominated alongside , , , , and Tiwa Savage in the Best African Act Category. Tiwa Savage, , and other acts will be performing at the 90-minute online ceremony.

MOBO Founder, Kanya King, said: “Recognising the unique role the MOBO Awards plays for so many, and the challenging year we find ourselves in, it is now more important than ever to be there and to continue the rich history of showcasing the very best of Black music and culture. We are proud to partner with YouTube and the BBC to bring this year’s celebration to millions of music fans, and continue to uplift creative voices here in the UK and around the world. A special thanks to Arts Council England, ISAW IT First and Accenture for supporting us on this journey – we see you!”

The full list of nominations is as follows:

Best Male Act

 

Headie One

J Hus

Stormzy

Nines

AJ Tracey

Young T & Bugsey

 

Best Female Act (In Association With ISAWITFIRST)

 

Lianne La Havas

Ms Banks

Tiana Major9

Mahalia

Darkoo

FKA Twigs

 

Album Of The Year

 

J Hus – ‘Big Conspiracy’

Stormzy – ‘Heavy Is The Head’

Mahalia – ‘Love And Compromise’

Nines – ‘Crabs In A Bucket’

Lianne La Havas – ‘Lianne La Havas’

 

Song Of The Year

 

Young T & Bugsey featuring Headie One – ‘Don’t Rush’

Digga D – ‘Woi’

Darkoo featuring Once Acen – ‘Gangsta’

Tion Wayne featuring Stormzy and Dutchavelli – ‘I Dunno’

Abra Cadabra – ‘On Deck’

Best Newcomer (In Association With Arts Council England)

 

Aitch

Alicai Harley

Darkoo

Dutchavelli

Ivorian Doll

M1llionz

Miraa May

Pa Salieu

Shaybo

Tiana Major9

M Huncho

Loski

 

Video Of The Year

 

Bree Runway – ‘Apeshit’

Nines – ‘Clout’

NSG – ‘Lupita’

Jorja Smith – ‘By Any Means’

Knucks – ‘Home’

Kojey Radical – ‘20/20’

 

Best R&B/Soul Act

 

WSTRN

Tiana Major9

Michael Kiwanuka

Mahalia

Lianne La Havas

 

Best Hip Hop Act

 

J Hus

Nines

Ms Banks

D-Block Europe

Krept & Konan

Potter Payper

 

Best Grime Act

 

Ghetts

P Money

Manga Saingt Hilare

Capo Lee

JME

 

Best International Act

 

Burna Boy

Drake

Koffee

Megan Thee Stallion

Pop Smoke

Popcaan

Roddy Ricch

Rema

Shenseea

Summer Walker

H.E.R

Lil Baby

Best Performance In A TV Show/Flm

 

Kane Robinson as Scully – Top Boy

Michaela Coel as Arabella – I May Destroy You

Ncuti Gatwa as Eric Effiong – Sex Education

Jessica Plummer as Chantelle – EastEnders

Micheal Ward as Marco – Blue Story

Damson Idris as Franklin Saint – Snowfall

 

Best Album (2017-2019)

 

Dave – ‘Psychodrama’

Kano – ‘Hoodies All Summer’

Ella Mai – ‘Ella Mai’

Skepta – ‘Ignorance is Bliss’

Nines – ‘Crop Circle’

Little Simz – ‘Grey Area’

 

Best African Act (In Association With Afrozons)

 

Burna Boy

Tiwa Savage

Davido

Fireboy DML

Rema

Master KG

Adekunle Gold

NSG

Afro B

Wizkid

Stonebwoy

Shatta Wale

 

Best Reggae Act

 

Popcaan

Koffee

Lila Ike

Buju Banton

Protoje

 

Best Producer

 

Jae5

808 Melo

Sir Spyro

TSB

Steel Banglez

M1onthebeat

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